A Sacramento household witnesses the growing pains of eight children, ranging in age from 8 to 23. Patriarch Tom Bradford is a columnist who remarried after his wife's death in the show's first season, and new stepmom Abby helped bridge the gap between her slightly old-fashioned husband and his independent-minded clan.

Active Cast

Betty Buckley Sandra Sue Abbott `Abby' Bradford
Adam Rich Nicholas Bradford
Willie Aames Tommy Bradford
Dianne Kay Nancy Bradford
Susan Richardson Susan Bradford Stockwell